According to a professional development study done by EdSurge (2014), teachers report getting the most value out of informal learning opportunities such as using twitter chats and online learning communities (p. 540 more words
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Oakeshott’s words were prescient and remains salient as ever
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The world in which many children now grow up is crowded, not necessarily with occupants and not at all with memorable experiences, but with happenings; it is a ceaseless flow of seductive trivialities which invoke neither reflection nor choice but instant participation.
8.1 Professional Practice – Participating in a Professional Community
Developing relationships and open discussion with other educators, emerging and experienced, has been a key part of processing the purpose of public education. 538 more words
8.2 Professional Practice – Growing and Developing professionally.
Part of growing as a professional educator has been reflecting on my own journey as a student and challenging those ideas, beliefs, and practices I thought of as normal and acceptable in the classroom. 514 more words